Archive for: Jiro Taniguchi

Contemplative Strolling: How do Comics Represent this Type of Subjective Time? (Part 2 of a 3-part Series)

Time, space, and walking.

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Review: The Times of Botchan (Part 2)

A Review of The Times of Botchan (Part 2) [Part 1 of this review can be found here] (3) The Times of Botchan Vol. 1 & 2 The closing pages of the fourth volume of The Times of Botchan are the high point of the first half of the manga series. It is here that […]

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Review: The Times of Botchan (Part 1)

  I’ve decided to reprint an old review of The Times of Botchan to tie in with the recent release of the fourth volume in the series. The article was written about two years ago and was first published in truncated form in The Comics Journal. Those seeking further guidance on whether or not to […]

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